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Species: Aphaenogaster torossiani   Cagniant, 1988 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2022)

Aphaenogaster torossiani Cagniant, 1988a PDF: 241, figs. 1-4 (w.q.m.) MOROCCO. Palearctic. Primary type information: Primary type material: 30 syntype workers, 5 syntype queens, 25 syntype males. Primary type locality: Morocco: High Atlas, Cascades d’Ouzoud, 50 km. WSW Béni-Mellal, 750 m., 11.v.1987 (H. Cagniant). Primary type depositories: HCPC, MNHN. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Status as species: Bolton, 1995b: 73; Cagniant, 1996a: 79; Cagniant, 2006 PDF: 196; Borowiec, 2014 PDF: 20.
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Distribution:

  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Morocco
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):
    Palearctic

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 4 times found in Ruderal.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 3 times Foraging, 1 times Nest under stone.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 4 times Hand, 3 times Tube n° 1214.

Elevations: collected from 700 - 800 meters, 766 meters average

Collect Date Range: collected between 1987-05-01 and 2017-05-23

Type specimens: syntype of Aphaenogaster torossiani: casent0913790, casent0913791, casent0913792



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